Joseph Lonsdale Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 57

  • Portfolio
  • 29

  • Exits
  • 23

Exits

Joseph Lonsdale General Information

Description

Mr. Joseph Lonsdale is a Co-Founder & serves as Chairman at Anduin. He serves as Chairman at ONEHOPE. He serves as Advisor at Prime Movers Lab. He is a Co-Founder of Onda. He is a Co-Founder of Luminary. He is a Co-Founder of Terminal. 8VC is a US-based venture capital firm that manages several billion dollars in committed capital with several investments in notable firms such as Oculus, Guardant Health, Oscar, Illumio, Anduril, Wish, JoyTunes, Blend, Flexport, and Joby Aviation. He serves as Advisor at Thundermark Capital. He is a technology entrepreneur and investor with more than 20 years of experience spanning several industries. He also co-founded Palantir (NASDAQ: PLTR), a global software company known for its work in defense and other industries. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Anduin. He serves as Limited Partner at Diagram Ventures. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Executive Chairman at Opto Investments. He serves as Advisor at Domain Money, Marathon Ventures, and Nimbus Health. He was a Co-Founder and served as General Partner at Formation 8. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Board Member & Advisor at Esper. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at OpenGov. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Board Member at Quaestor. He serves as an Advisory Board Member of Epirus, Wish & Socotra. He also served as Board Member at Nines, Glow, BlueVoyant, BuildZoom, and Radius Intelligence. He also serves as Advisor at iFly.vc. He is also a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Affinity. He is an Investor at Oscar. He serves on several boards including Zenreach, OpenGov, Illumio, Radius, and Hyperloop-One. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Addepar. He is a Co-Founder of Palantir, a multi-billion dollar global software company best known for its work in defense and finance. Before that, he founded OpenGov. He was also a Co-Founder and served as President at Anduin Ventures. Previously, he was an Early Executive at Peter Thiel's Clarium Capital, which grew into a large global macro hedge fund. He also worked with the financial arm of PayPal while he was at Stanford. He served as Advisor at Greenoaks Capital. He is also an Angel Investor. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Stanford in 2003.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Woodside, CA
  • United States

Joseph Lonsdale Investments (57)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Ramen 14-Dec-2023 Early Stage VC Network Management Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Gecko Robotics 05-Dec-2023 00000 00000 00000 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
BeFake AI 01-Sep-2023 0000 00000 000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Setpoint 07-Dec-2022 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Prometheus (Financial Software) 14-Jun-2022 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Strive (Asset Management) 09-May-2022 0000 00000 0000 Asset Management Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Domain Money 25-Jan-2022 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Terraformation 01-Sep-2021 00000 00000 0000 Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Pipe 25-Jul-2021 Seed Round 00000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Praxis Nation 21-Jul-2021 Seed Round 00.00 Construction and Engineering Generating Revenue 000000 00000000

Joseph Lonsdale Exits (23)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Kite (Software Development Applications) 01-Jan-2021 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
Common Networks 03-Dec-2020 000000000000000000
Artivest 26-Aug-2020 0000000000
Tagomi 06-Aug-2020 000000000000000000
Sourcery (Financial Software) 07-Aug-2019 000000000000000000
Seed Platform 24-Jun-2019 0000000000
Call9 09-Apr-2019 000 00 00000000
Workpop 12-Sep-2018 000000000000000000 000.00
Esper Technologies 13-Oct-2017 Out of Business
Liveli 01-Aug-2017 Out of Business

Joseph Lonsdale Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Joseph Lonsdale Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Joseph Lonsdale Angel Investor 000 00 00 Woodside, CA

Joseph Lonsdale Co-Investors (178)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Founders Fund 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Marc Benioff 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Maveron 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Next Coast Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Peter Thiel 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Joseph Lonsdale FAQs

  • Who is Joseph Lonsdale?

    Joseph Lonsdale is an angel Investor who has made 57 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Joseph Lonsdale?

    Joseph Lonsdale is an angel investor.

  • What does Joseph Lonsdale do?

    As an angel investor, Joseph Lonsdale invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Joseph Lonsdale invested in?

    Joseph Lonsdale has made numerous investments in companies like Ramen, Gecko Robotics, and BeFake AI within the Network Management Software, Hardware, and Entertainment Software industries.

  • What has Joseph Lonsdale invested in recently?

    Joseph Lonsdale's latest investment was on 14-Dec-2023 in Ramen, a company within the Network Management Software industry.

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